Our Collaborative Book Club meets in person at 7:00pm on the 2nd and 4th Thursday evenings of each month at St. Paul Parish to read and discuss a variety of books pertaining to our Catholic faith.  

Newcomers always welcome!

For more information and to register or make inquiries, please email: bookclub@sjspwellesley.org


Current Book Club Selection

Begins Thursday, May 9: Surprised by Joy by C.S. Lewis

Lewis takes readers on a spiritual journey through his early life and eventual embrace of the Christian faith.

Previous Book Club Selections

Jesus of Nazareth: Holy Week by Pope Benedict XVI

Pope Benedict invites us to accompany Jesus from the entrance into Jerusalem to the resurrection.



The Diary of a Country Priest by Georges Bernanos


This novel recounts the life of a young French country priest who grows to understand his provincial parish while learning spiritual humility himself.




Women of Hope: Doctors of the Church by Terry Polakovic

This book covers Saints Teresa of Ávila, Catherine of Siena, Thérèse of Lisieux, and Hildegard of Bingen.






How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization by Thomas E. Woods

In this short book, Professor Woods provides a survey of the Church’s contribution to literary preservation, education, science, art and architecture, law, economics, charity, and morality.